The President of Malta

Speech by His Excellency George Vella, President of Malta, during an event related to the CORALLO project on the appreciation of natural heritage through technology.(in MT)

19th February 2024 U se nibda b’xi ħaġa li forsi nħawwadkom. Ngħir għalikom u ma ngħirx għalikom. Tgħiduli: “X’qed tgħid?” Ngħir għalikom għaliex, bħalma ntqal, għandkom ħafna faċilitajiet biex titgħallmu, mezzi biex titgħallmu u biex tistudjaw. Kif għadu kemm intqal, fi żmieni l-mużew kien xi mkien fejn tmur għall-affarijiet mejtin, Read more…

Speech by H.E. the President of Malta, George Vella on the occasion of the 9th International Day of Women and Girls in Science Assembly

9th International Day of Women and Girls in Science 20248-9th February 2024 Excellencies, It is an honour for me to address this Assembly here today. This international day provides us with an opportunity to recognise not only the sterling work done by women scientists across different fields world-wide, but also Read more…

Speech by H.E. The President of Malta, George Vella, during the courtesy visit by the Ambassadors and High Commissioners to Malta.

Palazz Verdala On. Ministru BorgSegretarju PermanentiAmbaxxaturiKummissarji GħoljaMistednin Distinti Għeżież ħbieb, F’isem u f’isem Miriam, nirringrazzjakhom talli għoġobkom tiġu ssellmulna bħali parti mill-programm tal-Laqgħa tal-Ambaxxaturi. Naf li għadkom ġejjin minn taħditiet dettaljati mil-lat tekniku u allura mhux ser nidħol f’dak il-mertu. Nemmen li bħal dejjem, id-diskussjonijiet li kellkom ser ikunu ta’ Read more…

Speech by His Excellency George Vella, President of Malta, during the inauguration of the memorial to Grand Master Antoine De Paule and the embellishment of the courtyard at Sant’Anton Palace, 3rd February 2024. (Speech in MT)

Mistednin Distinti, Sa mill-ewwel ġimgħat minn meta dħalt għall-ewwel darba fir-residenza uffiċjali tal-Presidenza, ħassejt il-ħtieġa li ġrajjiet dan il-Palazz ikunu ferm aktar magħrufa, studjati u kkommemorati. Fassalna pjan ta’ ħidma biex fuq medda ta’ sena xprunajna riċerka fil-fond dwar l-oriġini tal-Palazz ta’ Sant’Anton u l-mod kif l-istorja u l-milja taż-żmien Read more…

Press Statement by His Excellency George Vella, President of Malta, following the Official Talks with the President of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs, Sant’Anton Palace, 05th February 2024.

Good morning, I thank the members of press and media who are present. I have to say that it is my pleasure to welcome His Excellency President Edgars Rinkēvičs on this visit to Malta. The President and I last met in Riga, during my outgoing visit in March 2023, in Read more…

Speech by His Excellency George Vella on the Occasion of the International Institute for Justice and the Rule of Law’s 10th Anniversary Celebration 2 February 2024

Executive Secretary, Permanent Secretary, Excellencies, Distinguished guests, Good morning and welcome to this auspicious occasion as we gather to commemorate the tenth-year anniversary of the International Institute of Justice and the Rule of Law. I wish to begin by thanking Mr Steven Hill and his team for proposing this commemorative Read more…

Speech by His Excellency George Vella, President of Malta, on the occasion of the National Day of India. 29th January 2024.

Your Excellency, High Commissioner Gloria Gante, Minister Jo Etienne Abela, Minister Zrinzo Azzopardi, Parliamentary Secretary Farrugia, Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Let me begin by thanking Her Excellency High Commissioner Gante for hosting us here this evening, and for bringing us together to celebrate the 77th year anniversary of India’s Independence – Read more…

Speech by H.E. President George Vella during the inauguration of the exhibition of the artist Noel Galea Bason (Speech in MT)

Diskors. BOV Exhibition 16.01.2024 Dr Gordon Cordina, Chairman BOV Dr Joseph Cassar, Kuratur tal-Wirja Mr Mario Cutajar, Chairman Heritage Malta Mr Noel Zammit, CEO Heritage Malta Mr Noel Galea Banson, Artist Sinjuri, Hu gost u pjacir tiegħi li llum ninsab hawnhekk biex ninawgura din il-wirja retrospettiva ta’ Noel Galea Bason, Read more…

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